Urine cortisol:creatinine ratio in healthy and sick cats.


Urine cortisol:creatinine ratios (UCCR) were determined from single urine samples obtained by cystocentesis in 47 cats allotted into 2 groups: 31 healthy cats and 16 sick, hospitalized cats with assorted clinical illnesses. The mean (+/- standard deviation) UCCR for healthy cats was 5.9 +/- 7.0 (median, 3.2; range, 0.6 to 27.8). Age or gonadal status had no… (More)


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@article{Henry1996UrineCR, title={Urine cortisol:creatinine ratio in healthy and sick cats.}, author={C J Henry and Thomas Ross Clark and D. W. Young and Joseph S Spano}, journal={Journal of veterinary internal medicine}, year={1996}, volume={10 3}, pages={123-6} }